ILO – International Labor Organization

ILO - International Labor Organization

The structure The ILO consists of three different parts: the International Labor Conference, the Board and the International Labor Office. All have a unique three-tier structure for the ILO, with each Member State represented by representatives of the government, employers and workers. The International Labor Conference is the ILO’s highest decision – making body, which, among other things, adopts conventions and recommendations and approves the budget. The Labor Conference meets…

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World Bank History

World Bank History

The emergence The World Bank lends money and provides technical support to developing countries, with the aim of helping them reduce poverty. According to computergees, the World Bank is a collective name for two institutions: the International Bank for Reconstruction and Development (IBRD) and the International Development Association (IDA). The guidelines for the IBRD were drawn up at the Bretton Woods Conference in July 1944. The main purpose of the…

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Bahrain 2003

Bahrain Border Map

Yearbook 2003 Bahrain. According to Countryaah, Bahrain Independence Day is December 16. Bahrain’s King Hamad ibn Isa al-Khalifa offered Iraq’s Saddam Hussein a sanctuary in Bahrain on March 19. The offer came after the US declared that a country escape would be the only way for Saddam Hussein to avoid war. Iraqi government officials rejected the proposal. 2,000 young people, many of them masked, took part in violent riots on…

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